TV Guide This Week


A guide to game shows broadcast in the UK and Ireland for the week beginning 28 February 2009

Schedules are subject to change.

The Krypton Factor finds the United Kingdom Superperson of Nineteen Ninety Nineteen (ITV, 7.30 Thursday, except Wales), and the annual Can i Gymru song contest is on Sunday (S4C, from 7.30). There's a new challenge for the teams on Raven - The Dragon's Eye (CBBC, 4pm weekdays), choir singing (Côr Cymru, S4C 8.40 Saturday), and a quizzy tribute to Percy Edwards (Radio 4, 9pm Wednesday).

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0455 C4 Countdown
0600VIR1 Millionaire
0700VIR1 Fear Factor UK
0730CBBC Stake Out
0800VIR1 Bullseye x2
0820DAVE A Question of Sport
0830BBC2 Richard Hammond's Blast LabRocket science.
0900BBC2 Who Wants to be a Superhero?Animals and creepy crawlies. Sam and Mark host.
0900VIR1 Ninja Warrior x2
0925STV wknd@stvIncludes Get Wet.
0925ITV Dancing on IceSTV 1315, TV3 1520.
0930CBBC Basil's Game Show
1000VIR1 Takeshi x2Also 0400.
1100CBBC Best of Friends
1100Rad5 Fighting Talk
1100VIR1 Unbeatable Banzuke x2
1150 C4 Shipwrecked 2009S4C 1210.
1228Rad4 The News Quiz
1255BBC2 Superagents
1430CBBC Raven
1500CBBC Trapped!
1600 C4 Come Dine With Me x5
1630CITV Jungle Run
1630TV5 Questions Pour un Champion
1735TV3 Pop Idle US
1800BBC2 Battle of the BrainsScotland only.
1800S4C Deal or No Deal
1800VIR1 Unbeatable Banzuke x2
1830BBC2 EggheadsScotland only.
1845ITV The Colour of Money
1925BBC1 Let's Dance for Comic Relief
1930BBC2 MastermindWales only.
1930RTE1 Winning Streak
1940DAVE A Question of Sport
1945ITV Antan Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway Your MoneyThis week, a vicar's daughter sings. Also TV3.
2015TG4 Glor Tire
2040S4C Côr Cymru 2009New!First heat - youth choirs. Also Fri 2130.
2100BBC2 QI 40Not Wales
2100CLAS Classic Miscellany
2300Rad4 Quote Unquote
2330BBC1 A Question of Sport


0510 C4 Countdown
0600VIR1 Millionaire
0600WTCH Bargain Hunt
0700VIR1 Fear Factor UK
0730CBBC Stake Out
0800VIR1 Bullseye x2Also 0500.
0900BBC2 The Sorcerer's ApprenticeChildrens magic.
0900VIR1 Ninja Warrior x2
0930Mor4 Scrapheap Challenge x4
0940DAVE A Question of Sport
1000CBBC Help! Teach is Coming to Stay!
1000VIR1 Takeshi x2
1100CBBC Best of Friends
1100VIR1 Unbeatable Banzuke x2
1130BBC2 Masterchef
1204Rad4 Just a Minute
1235 C4 Shipwrecked 2009
1240DAVE A Question of Sport
1400LIV America's Next Top Model x4
1430CBBC Raven
1500CBBC Trapped!
1530FOOD Celebrity Masterchef x5
1530S4CD Cwis Meddiant x2
1630CITV Jungle Run
1640Mor4 Come Dine With Me x5
1640 C4 Deal or No Deal
1735ITV The Krypton FactorTV3 1700.
1800VIR1 Millionaire
1800SKY1 Gladiators
1830RTE1 The All-Ireland Talent ShowAlso 2030.
1845RCym Y Talwrn
1855ITV Dancing on IceContinues 2115; also TV3.
1930S4C Can I Gymru 2009 SpecialThe annual Song for Wales comes from Llandudno. Results 2200.
2000 C4 Come Dine With MeSwindon
2000WTCH The Weakest LinkEmergency services
2030TG4 Glas Vegas
2140DAVE Mock the Week
2200BBC7 The News Quiz
2220DAVE Buzzcocks

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0600VIR1 Millionaire
0700VIR1 Takeshi x2Also 0415, except Mo.
0900CBBC Best of Friends
0930 C4 The Deadly Knowledge Show
0940TV5 Des Chiffres et des Lettres
1010TV5 Tout le Monde Veut Prendre Sa Place
1025CBBC Raven
1055CBBC 50/50
1130CBBC Escape from Scorpion Island
1215BBC1 Bargain Hunt
1245 C5 Going for Gold
1320CBBC Suspect
1330S4C Deal or No Deal
1400ITV Dickinson's Real Deal
1415S4C Countdown
1500STV Golden Balls
1520DAVE A Question of Sport
1525 C4 CountdownDr Phil Hammond.
1600CBBC Raven - The Dragon's Eye New!A new team series, set in the Forbidden Kingdom.
1615 C4 Deal or No Deal
1630BBC2 Ready Steady Cook
1630TV5 Questions Pour un Champion
1700ITV Britain's Best Dish Celebrity Special
1715BBC1 The Weakest Link
1800BBC2 Battle of the BrainsScotland not Thursday.
1800DAVE Dragons' Den
1800BBC2 EggheadsScotland not Thursday.
1900BBCH The Slammer
1930BBCH Raven


0500VIR1 Bullseye x2
1330Rad4 Quote Unquote(6/6) Catherine Bennett, Michael Dobbs, Antony Jay, John Lahr. Don't worry, it's Counterpoint next week.
1505BBC1 KerwhizzWhiffy World.
1830Rad4 Just a MinuteA panel game controlled (!) by Nicholas Parsons and featuring Paul Merton, Clement Freud, Jack Dee, Josie Lawrence.
1830S4C Pen CampauFirst quarter final match - Ysgol Syr Hugh Owen (Caernarfon) v Ysgol Rhydfelen (Church Village)
2100LIV America's Next Top Model
2130S4C Cwis Meddiant
2145BBC2 Dragons' Den
2220DAVE Buzzcocks
2300DAVE Mock the Week

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1630CBBC Hot Rods
1800TG4 Step It Up and Dance
2100Mor4 Come Dine With Me
2100DAVE Mock the Week


1300TV5 Fort Boyard
1900ARTS Mastermind 1980
2025S4C Cwis MeddiantInto the quarter-finals with Caernarfon v Ystradgynlais
2100Rad4 Percy Edwards Showdown SpecialA celebration of the bird impersonator.
2100DAVE Buzzcocks
2200BBC2 QIEngland only; Scotland 2320.
2200ITV2 Celebrity JuiceWith Rufus Hound, Coolio, Kevin Bishop.


1230BBC7 All the Way from Memphis New!The pop music quiz, from December 2004. Also 1930.
1715CBBC Beat the Boss
1930ITV The Krypton FactorThe grand final. Also TV3. Not HTV Wales.
2000ITV2 Pop Idle US
2100ITV2 Paris Hilton's British Best Friend
2130TG4 Feirm Factor
2215RTE1 Dragons' Den
2230S4C Come Dine With Me


1700CBBS Kerwhizz
1715CBBC Trapped!
1900WTCH The Weakest Link
1930BBC1 A Question of SportCAUTION: Contains Patrick Kielty and Ronan Keating.
1930BBC2 MastermindWomen of the Special Operations Executive; Canterbury Tales; Henri Cartier-Bresson; Metallica. Not Wales.
2030RTE1 The All Ireland Talent Show Access All Areas
2100BBC1 QI
2100ITV2 Pop Idle US
2100WTCH Strictly Come DancingChristmas 2007.

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0000Ninja Warrior
0100Takeshi Extreme x4
0300Pasquale's Price is RightTo 0400.
0700Takeshi x2
0800Interceptor"There are tourists around, I can see checked trousers."
0900You Bet!
1000Takeshi x2
1200The Crystal Maze
1400Take It or Leave It
1500Bullseye x3
1630Wipeout x3
1800Pasquale's Price is Right
1900Bruce's Price is Right
1930Family Fortunes x3
2100Take It or Leave It
23008 Out of 10 Cats


0000Distraction x2
0100Banzai x4
0300Pasquale's Price is RightTo 0400.
0700Takeshi x4
0900You Bet!
1000Takeshi x2
1200The Crystal Maze
1300You Bet!
1400Take It or Leave It
1500Bullseye x3
1630Wipeout x3
1700Celebrity Weakest Link x5
2200Take It or Leave It
23008 Out of 10 Cats


0000Distraction x2
0200Karaoke Challenge x2 New!
0300Fifteen to One x2 New!To 0400.
0700Takeshi x2
0800The Crystal MazeWith a children's edition on Friday.
0900Supermarket Sweep x2
1000Wheel of Fortune x2
1100Postcode Challenge x2
1200Family Fortunes x2
1300Take It or Leave It
1400Postcode Challenge x2
1500Supermarket Sweep x2
1730Ninja Warrior
1800The Crystal Maze
1900Family Fortunes x2
2000Catchphrase x2
2100Take It or Leave It
23008 Out of 10 Cats x2

Tuesday - Friday

As Monday except

0000Unbeatable Banzuke
0100Ninja Warrior
0130BanzaiTo 0200.

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Channel abbreviations

4MUS4 Music
ABSRAbsolute Radio
BBC1BBC1 (Network unless otherwise noted)
BBC2BBC2 (Network unless otherwise noted)
BBC7BBC7 (Radio)
BORDBorder (ITV in Cumbria and south-west Scotland)
C5 Five
CLASClassic FM (Radio)
DISNDisney Channel
DRT Discovery Real Time
DSCIDiscovery Science
ESP2Eurosport 2
ITV ITV (Network unless otherwise noted)
LIV UK Living TV
LIV2UK Living TV 2
MOR4More 4
PCM1Paramount Comedy 1
PCM2Paramount Comedy 2
Rad1BBC Radio 1
Rad2BBC Radio 2
Rad3BBC Radio 3
Rad4BBC Radio 4
Rad5BBC Radio 5
RCymBBC Radio Cymru
RSctBBC Radio Scotland
RUlsBBC Radio Ulster
RWalBBC Radio Wales
RTE1RTE1 (Irish)
RTE2RTE2 (Irish)
RTR1RTE Radio 1 (Irish)
S4C S4C (analogue)
S4CDS4C Digidol
SCI Sci-Fi
SKY1Sky One
SKY2Sky Two
SKY3Sky Three
STV STV (ITV in North and Central Scotland)
TLKSTalk Sport (radio)
TV3 TV3 (Irish)
TV5MTV5 Monde (Europe)
TG4 TG 4 (Irish)
UTV Ulster Television (ITV in Northern Ireland)
VIR1Virgin 1

See also

TV Guide Last Week

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